We would like to introduce our newest theme for our blog, the IT list! This list features products and real quotes from our furniture buyers, with reasons why you can’t resist these pieces for your home right now. Continue reading “The IT List: October”
Our eyes are all drawn to different pieces of furniture. If we all liked the same, shopping for your home would be pretty boring, right? You might like a sleek contemporary sofa from Italy while one of your friends might prefer the natural feel of wooden furniture from Brazil. Continue reading “A World of Furniture”
We don’t mean to be the bearer of bad news but it’s officially August and that means it’s time for back to school shopping. I know, summer went by fast. This does not mean that getting ready for another school year is a bad thing; it gets your family back in the habit of everyday life after your kids’ three-month vacation. For some of us, your daughter or son has graduated high school already and may be moving into their first dorm or apartment. Continue reading “Back to School”
Rocking chairs bring us back to a time when life was simple in the early 18th century. Technology was not around and people spent time on their porches reading or enjoying each other’s company. What’s even more remarkable about the rocking chair is that it’s uniquely American and has a special place in culture. Continue reading “The History of the Rocking Chair”
Hello, summer! You might be spending a lot of time with family and friends indoors on hot summer days as you create new memories and take a break from the humidity. The living room is always the focal point of a home and can be redesigned however you like. For example, you can re-define your taste in modern style and add pieces that you will love for years to come. Continue reading “Inspiration: Modern Living”
Better Sleep Month is promoted in order to highlight the importance of sleep for everyday life. There is nothing better than the feeling of getting a good night’s rest. Below you will find not so fun facts about mattresses that you may have never known before. Continue reading “Mattress Fun Facts”
In 1985, the Better Sleep Council assigned May as Better Sleep Month to emphasize the importance of sleep for a “healthy, productive life.” To start the beginning of this month, we interviewed Lloyd Bethel Jr., our very own general mattress and bedding specialist, who goes into detail about mattresses as well as changes in technology over the last five years. We asked a variety of questions, from reasons for a new mattress, common mattress complaints, average life expectancy of a mattress, technology changes, and appropriate pillows.